An evening walk up to Orrest Head.
 

 

Date: 9th June 2009
Start Location: Windermere
Time Started: 17:15
Duration: 1 Hour 15 Minutes
Distance: 2.33km - 1.45 Miles
Ascent (m/ft): 125m (410ft)
Highest Point: Orrest Head (238m/784ft)
Parking: Roadside along A591
Weather: Party Cloudy
Difficulty: Easy
Windermere - Orrest Head - Windermere
 
 
 
No chance getting lost at the start of the walk.
A break in the trees allows for a little view down to Windermere.
The lakeland fells from Orrest Head.
Looking towards the Langdale Pikes. Crinkle Crags, Scafell Pike and Bowfell seen on the left.
The Ill Bell ridge leading up to Thornthwaite Crag.
A spectacular view down Windermere.
A view to many fells yet to be visited...